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It's 1947 and optimism governs the land, nowhere more so than in Magrit, a bucolic mill town devoted to the manufacture of breakfast cereal and housewifely advice. But there is one hitch: none of the boys who left for war will come home. For the girls who never left, love seems unlikely — until the mill owner decides to form an all-girl baseball team and put it on the road. The Sweetheart Season is their story. But is it?

Told many years later by a team member's grown daughter, this is an attempt by a child of the suspicious '60s to understand the romance of her mother's era, when happy endings were guaranteed and goodness ruled the land...or so she's been told.

Synopsis:

As a rebellious daughter of the sixties recalls the year her mother played baseball in 1947, two luminous stories begin to unfold in America's heartland, one lived and one imagined...

Product Details

ISBN:
9780345416421
Author:
Fowler, Karen Joy
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Minnesota
Subject:
Mothers and daughters
Subject:
Baseball stories
Subject:
Sports sponsorship.
Subject:
Women baseball players
Subject:
Humorous fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 22
Publication Date:
19980231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.40x5.46x.84 in. .77 lbs.

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